Board Supports Grant Pursuit
The Macoupin County Board is throwing its support behind a Northern Illinois University scholar in her pursuit of a grant that could pave the way for future development in the county.
Sunday Dec 15
Tentative deal to end Mount Olive teachers' strike
Classes could resume Monday in Macoupin County's Mount Olive schools after educators and school administrators reached a tentative deal that may end a weeklong teachers' strike.
Illinois Supreme Court Debates Limitations and Repose for Architects and Contractors
November was a relatively light month for the Illinois Supreme Court on the civil docket, with only one civil case on for argument.
States Attorney on Conceal Carry
While the concealed carry of firearms in Illinois is set to take effect in 2014, local State's Attorneys remind that the magic date is not January 1, but rather, closer to April.
Teachers in Mount Olive go on strike
The State Journal-Register reports teachers went on strike Monday morning in Mount Olive School District No.
Teachers Strike Possible in Mount Olive
Students attending classes in the Mount Olive School District might get a day off coming up.
Carrollton man seeking state office
Josh Evans, a native of Carrollton, said he's running on the Democratic ticket, but is not bound by any party's values.
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Charges filed in wrong-way crash that killed Collinsville musician
Caitlin Marie Dixson was charged Friday with first-degree involuntary vehicular manslaughter, involving driving while intoxicated and causing the death of a non-passenger.